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Photos: South Georgia wildfire rages in Okefenokee Swamp

Published: Tuesday, May 09, 2017 @ 9:29 AM
Updated: Monday, May 15, 2017 @ 9:16 AM

The West Mims Fire in Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge has prompted evacuations in South Georgia. Officials say the wildfire was ignited by lightning in early April 2017. A state of emergency is in effect in Florida.